20 January 2023
Collaboration is one of the best tools through which to progress. One example of this is the partnership agreement recently signed between IED Barcelona and Pico, a company specialising in virtual reality hardware and software, which allows the school’s professional XR Lab equipment to be expanded to better serve students.
In this way, the Motion Graphics & Video, Media Design, Master in Design for Virtual Reality, Master in Interaction Design and Master in Digital Transformation students can add two more models of virtual reality glasses to those available in their programmes to date. These are the Pico Neo 3 Pro EYE and the Pico Neo 3 Pro.
Further, under this agreement, Pico also provides the school with profiles of professionals in virtual reality hardware and software so they can carry out training as well as learning sessions for students. The technical service and maintenance of the equipment assigned to IED Barcelona will also be carried out by the company.
The partnership agreement was signed on 10 November at the IED Barcelona facilities, with the attendance of Heitor Bravi, Sales and Partnerships Director of Pico; Agustí Valls, Director of IED Spain; Andrea Marchesi, Director of IED Barcelona; Marina Ojan, Director of IED Barcelona’s Master School; and Mery Glez, Director of the Visual Communication school at IED Barcelona.
We are excited to announce the launch of the IED Dream Team, a group of alumni who have become leading professionals in their field, passionate about creativity and community growth: dedicated to endorsing our community projects and creativity
Students in their final year of the Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Arts (Hons), IED Diploma and Foundation Course in Global Design will bring their academic stage at the school to a close on 19 June at 6 pm at Aribau Multicines.
Alexis Ferrer, creator of the innovative hair printing technique, speaker of the second session of Mastering your Brain: Technology & Creative Direction.
Within the framework of CBI4AI, students from IED Barcelona, Esade and UPC have developed six projects that aim to construct resilient infrastructure, promote sustainable and inclusive industrialisation, and foster innovation in the healthcare environment.
On the occasion of the inauguration of the fair, Josep Gonzàlez-Cambray talked with Andrea Marchesi, Director of the Design School.
A panel of experts moderated by IED Barcelona analysed the role that design energy has for people and the environment in the round table “Light and Energy: Habitat and city”.
The exhibition will be open until next February 26th at Fundación Francisco Giner de los Ríos
Slow Light by IED Barcelona is a collaborative proposal that works without electricity and delighted the festival’s jury.
IED Barcelona has been consolidating its position as a driving force behind innovation and social well-being through design education. "A collective dream" is a faithful reflection of this spirit.
Different visual identities for a pilot project at the Palau de la Música Catalana.
“Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination, and the journey. They are home".
How do we construct and explain stories? How do we use technology to improve new realities and formats? How do physical space and the virtual environment coexist? What aspects define good design in virtual worlds?
IED students will explore alongside members of ONCE possible responses to the difficulties faced by this community with relation to everyday objects.
Third IED Barcelona Master Talk 21/22
An interactive installation to create our own virtual identity and an immersive journey through a 3D “wonderland” are the proposals that IED Barcelona and IED Milan presented at the SónarCCCB 2021, driven by Sónar.
A project focused on the current needs of cities and their citizens, the integration of technology and respect for the environment.
IED presented the MixCities and 2020+20 projects at the extraordinary edition of Sónar+D, which took place on September 18th and 19th at the CCCB.
Due to the pandemic on 2020 the digital exhibitions took the place of the classic end-of-year physical showcases: IED has made a virtue of necessity.
Virtual innovation is gaining increasing importance, and for creatives, it is a great tool to transform and improve society.